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Colleen Whitedeer spoke to the conference about her brother, who has gone missing.
Colleen Whitedeer spoke to the conference about her brother, who has gone missing. Michael Joel-Hansen/paNOW Staff

P.A. hosts wellness and awareness conference

By Michael Joel-Hansen
January 31, 2019 - 4:46pm Updated: January 31, 2019 - 5:30pm

The Prince Albert Grand Council (PAGC) has been talking about missing and murdered Indigenous peoples this week.

The organization has been hosting a conference in Prince Albert entitled Missing and Murdered Indigenous Peoples Wellness and Awareness Week.

Kara Thorpe with Prince Albert Literacy Network at Gateway Mall Saturday afternoon.
Kara Thorpe with Prince Albert Literacy Network at Gateway Mall Saturday afternoon. Michael Joel-Hansen/paNOW St

P.A. marks Family Literacy Day

By Michael Joel-Hansen
January 27, 2019 - 8:00am Updated: January 27, 2019 - 9:11am

Sunday marks Family Literacy Day across Canada but readers in Prince Albert, had a one day jump start.  

On Saturday, the local literacy network set up a number of booths at their location in the Gateway Mall.

The family of Happy Charles is continuing the desperate search for the 42-year-old woman who has been missing for almost two years.
The family of Happy Charles is continuing the desperate search for the 42-year-old woman who has been missing for almost two years. File photo/paNOW Staff

PAGC hosting gathering for families of missing and murdered Indigenous people

By Nigel Maxwell
January 26, 2019 - 11:50am

There are not enough supports in place to help the families of missing and murdered Indigenous people, according to one of the organizers of a special event happening next week at the Prince Albert Exhibition Centre.

The crash happened after the pilot completed spraying a field east of Carrot River.
The crash happened after the pilot completed spraying a field east of Carrot River. Submitted photo/Transportation Safety Board of Canada

Stall led to fatal plane crash near Arborfield in 2018: TSB

By Cam Lee
January 24, 2019 - 10:57am

The Transportation Safety Board of Canada has released their report on a fatal plane crash near Arborfield last summer.

The report said the Cessna A188B AGtruck operated by Clayton Air Service left Arborfield Airport for crop spraying on the afternoon of July 12, 2018.

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